West Virginia vs. Purdue: Recap and Stats

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West Virginia vs. Purdue: Recap and Stats
West Virginia 52
(8-9, 2-7 away)
Purdue 79
(10-8, 8-5 home)
Venue: Mackey Arena
2:00PM ET / 11:00AM PT, January 19, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
West Virginia 23 29 52
Purdue 37 42 79
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
West Virginia J Staten 10 A Murray 6 J Staten 3
Purdue T Johnson 13 A Hammons 6 R Johnson 3

West Virginia was crushed by Purdue 79-52 on a day when they shot only 29%. The Mountaineers were led by Aaron Brown, who put up a season-high seven points and two rebounds. Eron Harris scored 10 points and added five rebounds. D.J. Byrd got a game-high 17 points and five rebounds for the Boilermakers. Next up for West Virginia (8-9, 1-3 Big 12) is TCU (9-9, 0-5 Big 12) on Wednesday, January 23rd on their home court.

West Virginia Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 9:30 left to go.
  • When the opposition records 79 or more total points this season, West Virginia has lost 100% of the time (0-3).
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 49.2% or better this season, West Virginia has lost 100% of the time (0-4).
  • When the opposition records 13 or more free throws made this season, West Virginia has lost 86% of the time (1-6).
  • Kevin Noreen has led the team in rebounding in 5 out of 17 games this season.
  • Gary Browne had a career high with 4 steals.
  • This was the 2nd foul out of the season for Aaric Murray.

Purdue Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (D.J. Byrd and Rapheal Davis) accounted for 41.7% of the points.
  • D.J. Byrd has led the team in scoring 3 times in 18 games this season.
  • A.J. Hammons has led the team in rebounding 7 times in 18 games this season.
  • D.J. Byrd has 3 straight double-digit point games.
WVU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
BAaron Brown11720100
BEron Harris241051200
C+Juwan Staten33832203
CMatt Humphrey19530212
CGary Browne21231412
CKevin Noreen26550012
CKeaton Miles5310000
C-Aaric Murray9410012
C-Volodymyr Gerun12020020
D+Jabarie Hinds31602014
-Deniz Kilicli6220002
-D. Rutledge3000000
PUR PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AD.J. Byrd251754101
AAnthony Johnson201232000
ADonnie Hale13351200
ATravis Carroll9233010
ARapheal Davis261651102
B+A.J. Hammons18450131
BSandi Marcius14441011
BTerone Johnson281152002
CRonnie Johnson23723005
C-Dru Anthrop7300100
DJacob Lawson13010012

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